Alastair Mactaggart, drafter of the 2018 California ballot initiative that served as the basis for the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, announced that he is filing a new initiative for California’s November 2020 ballot, the California Privacy Enforcement Act.
Continue Reading Drafter of CCPA Ballot Initiative Filing New Privacy Proposal for the 2020 Ballot

A number of bills to amend the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 are still pending before the California legislature. Of particular interest to many businesses is AB 25, which could narrow applicability of the CCPA by removing employees from its scope.
Continue Reading Revisions to the Closely Watched “Employee Exemption” Amendment to the CCPA

In a recent article published by Bloomberg Law, Hunton lawyers provide a roadmap to assist companies in understanding and navigating privacy and data security issues in corporate transactions. This blog entry provides a link to download a copy of the article.
Continue Reading Navigating Privacy and Data Security Issues in Mergers, Acquisitions and Other Transactions